Thomas True is the founder and President of True & Associates, a commercial and personal lines agency located in Westfield, Clinton, and New York City. After graduating from Villanova University with a B.S. in Business Administration, Tom spent six years on the insurance carrier side of the industry underwriting contract surety, middle market property, and casualty and national account insurance programs. He held positions from underwriter to regional manager. One year was spent in Marsh & McLennan’s National Accounts Division as an Executive Risk Planner.
In 1984, True & Associates opened its doors, employing four people and holding $600,000 in premiums. Today, the agency employs fifty insurance professionals and writes in excess of $60 million in premiums. Tom’s broad experience and skill sets are reflected in the values and technical capabilities of True & Associates, the agency’s personnel, its structure, and their valued clientele.
Tom is a past Board of Director of the Professional Insurance Agents. He held a seat on the New Jersey Department of Banking and Insurance Commissioner’s Advisory Board and the New Jersey Workers Compensation Bureau’s Advisory Board. He has chaired numerous insurance carrier Advisory Boards, as well.
Currently, Tom is on the Board of Trustees of the Acorn Montessori School and a member of the National Board of Advisors of a minor league baseball franchise.